19 February 2008eCOGRA Seals Suspension
eCogra’s Compliance and Advisory Services recently did an onsite review of these casinos, which was part of a normal seal renewal process.These revealed a failure to comply with eCOGRA’s Generally Accepted Practices. So they decided to suspend the seals pending investigation of the following sites:www.challengecasino.com- Challenge www.goldenreefcasino.com- Golden Reef www.ibigcasino.com- I Big Casino www.musichallcasino.com- Music Hall www.nostalgiacasino.com- Nostalgia www.ukcasinoclub.Read full article
19 February 2008Subpoenas Continued!!
Subpoenas Continued!! Last week subpoenas were sent out to advertising venues that work in conjunction with Bodog Life, an online gambling site. While this has nothing to do with the legislation related to online gambling industry, but rather an ugly patent lawsuit. The founder of Bodog Calvin Ayre has his own personal blog to refute these charges, and insisted that 1st Technology, Scott Lewis is a “patent troll”.Read full article
19 February 2008Poker Appeal Fails!
Judges from the high court ruled that poker is a game of chance, not skill. They rejected the appeal against a previous test case. Former chairman of poker club Gutshot, Derek Kelly of London had appealed the decision last year, when a jury said poker was a game that depended on luck. Kelly was found guilty on two counts of contravening the 1968 Gaming Act, for hosting poker games at the venue, in January 2007. Later he was conditionally discharged for 2 years.Read full article
18 February 2008Mega Moolah!!
The following casinos have gotten the new Mega Moolah slots: Intertops, Jackpot City, Platinum, Riverbelle, Zodiac, Vegas USA and Casino Classic. The mega moolah slots is a five (5) reel video that has 25 paylines, with an African theme and wild scatter symbols. Ever wanted to go on a trip to Africa? Now is you chance..virtually that is. These slots have 4, that’s right four progressive jackpots!! A mega, a major, a minor and a mini progressive pot! They range from $10.Read full article
15 February 2008New Depositor Freeroll at Cake Poker
That’s right my friends, sign up as a new player, make a deposit at Cake Poker with a great 100% bonus up to $500. Next thing to do is sign up for their New Depositor Freeroll. Be sure to tell a friend after you sign up and then you could both play a little heads-up game and see who might be the better bluffer or all-around card player. Try their play money games for a great chance to brush up on your poker skills, for free!Read full article
15 February 2008Cake Poker New Depositor Freeroll
Come on over to Cake Poker where new players can have their cake and eat it too, with a nice 100% sign-up bonus of up to $500! But there is much more in store for the new customers at Cake, where they can also take part in their New Depositor Freeroll to grab a piece of the $500 up for grabs just for making a first-time deposit.Read full article
13 February 2008Gambling World Shaken!!
The New Year started rather quietly this year, till the news came of arrest, Indictments, and subpoenas, and inquiries. Now that is about to all change. Poker Players Alliance continues to sit back and watch as online poker operates on a tightrope, Gambling911.com reveals there is at least one sealed indictment against an online poker operator whom they can not name. Gambling911.Read full article
12 February 2008Valentine’s Day Slots Tournament at Super Slots
Super Slots online casino has a $50,000 Valentine’s Day Slots Tournament where the First Place finisher will receive $10,000! Wow, what a deal that is and to think that more than 1,500 more players can get a piece of this prize pool too! This tournament will even use one of my favorite online slot games, called 5 Reel Wheel of Chance, as their slots tournament game! This tournament starts on February 10th and ends on February 17th at 12pm.Read full article
12 February 2008Casinos in the UK gets the Heads Up
The UK Telegraph reported: “Sixteen new casinos are to be given the go-ahead – six months after Gordon Brown signaled a retreat from plans to bring Las Vegas-style gambling to Britain.“The Prime Minister was praised by charities and Church groups last summer for announcing a surprise review of the 2005 Gambling Act, which paved the way for eight small, eight large and one massive regional gambling centre in Manchester.But only sixteen new casinos will go ahead.Read full article
12 February 2008Valentine’s Day Promotion
Roses are red, violets are blue if you love Bingo then Ladbrokes is for you! Cupid is paying a visit to Ladbrokesbingo.com this Valentines night, giving away over £19,000 in guaranteed prizes. You’ll find cheekily named special games running between 8pm-10pm with BIG guaranateed prizes. So all we can say is be there or be square! We’ve got the low-down from Ladbrokesbingo.com they are offering big prizes, including a £5,000 full house.Read full article
12 February 2008Ongoing Promotions at Golden Tiger
Golden Tiger Casino Are you an extreme poker player? Then Extreme Stack is for you! These 8-seat, single table Sit & Go tournaments offer players plenty of intense poker action. With $2,000 in starting chips and 10-minute blind intervals, YOU will need to be quick on the draw to place in the money. Payouts are as follows: 1st Place wins 50% 2nd Place wins 30% 3rd Place wins 20%Read full article
12 February 2008Super Slots Valentine’s Day Slots Tournament
Come on over to get a piece of Super Slots $50,000 prize pool in their Valentine’s Day Slots Tournament. Starting February 10th to February 17th, just a small entry fee will get you a nice piece of this big money on one of the favored online slots games called 5 Reel Wheel of Chance. This Super Slots Valentine’s Day tournament special will give some lucky winner the First Place Prize of $10,000.Read full article
10 February 2008High Roller Welcome Bonus at Club USA Casino
That’s right my friends, a High Roller Welcome Bonus for your first time deposit here at Club USA online Casino. Get a 100% bonus for up to $350 Free! That is a total of $700 to play with on their more than 60 online slots games. Can you imagine all the hours of fun you can have by playing the most favored Real Time Gaming (RTG) slots?Read full article
10 February 2008New Doors Opening with Players Palace Casino
Players Palace online casino is making its start here at Games and Casino with a nice welcome bonus for new players. Sign-up, open a real player account and get up to $200 Free with their 100% matching bonus. Play in one of their video machine, slot or table games with more than 300 to choose from with their Microgaming powered technology. You will find great table games, such as Pai Gow Poker, Baccarat, Craps, Blackjack and others.Read full article
09 February 2008New Beginnings with Players Palace
The doors are opening up with Players Palace online casino, here at Games and Casino. New customers start off with a great sign-up bonus of a 100% match up to $200! Their software is among the best, by using Microgaming technology to bring the animations in their games to life. Play in one of their 300 plus games with many online favored slots, video machines and table games. There is much more than a welcome bonus offered at Players Palace.Read full article
08 February 2008WOW! What a Prize
Jackpotjoy’s latest big Deal or No Deal Jackpot winner, Willenhall’s Sundeep S with a whopping prize of £454,765. Quote “I couldn’t believe it. I’m really shocked,” said the 23-year-old husband and father of one just moments after the incredible win. “I’ve told my family but I don’t really believe it myself. The wife’s at work right now. She doesn’t know yet!”Read full article
08 February 2008Valentine's Day at Jackpotjoy!
Jackpotjoy’s very own Cupid will be coming in chat rooms to give away £500. This will be somewhere between 6 and 7 p.m. (U.K. time) and then again between 8 and 9p.m. Be sure that you are in Full House Bingo for your chance to win an instant cash prize! And all you need to do for a chance to win is just buy a strip of Bingo cards. How easy is that? Who knows while you are in there chatting away you may make new friends and you might just win a huge Jackpot too!Read full article
07 February 2008Mixing Popular Online Games, and cash payouts for Tournament Victories
February 7, 2008Players are flocking to the Web site that mixes games with gambling and lets players compete against others for cash.WorldWinner.com, a Massachusetts site hosts online competitions with popular Web-based games, which includes Dynomite, Solitaire Rush, Bejeweled 2, Scrabble Cubes, Luxor and Cubis. With over 30 million registered players, they host more than 20 million tournaments every month. The contest can net some serious cash.Read full article
07 February 2008Vegas Baby! Las Vegas USA
Attention online gamblers; have you ever wondered what it would be like to get a hands-on experience with live gambling? Well, in Las Vegas you can get all of the hands-on gambling you want and with a touch of class to boot. On our new Las Vegas USA page here at Games and Casino you can find out what the Las Vegas Strip has to offer in its different land-based casinos.Read full article
05 February 2008Gambling Now Legal in Pasig
Gambling and gaming establishments are NOW allowed to operate in Pasig City, Manila, Philippines. An ordinance legalizing and regulating their existence was passed by the city council..Ordinance No. 17, by Councilor Ronaldo Lipana, is aimed at regulating the establishment and operation of gambling and betting activities in the city.Read full article
05 February 2008Royal Vegas 300 Free Spins Countdown
Slot lovers hurry on over to Royal Vegas Casino, and start your FREE SPINS!! $300 of winning action, the count down starts at 300 free spins. Act fast!!! Every hour one free spin is lost. At Royal you will be given the number of free spins, displayed on the timer, the moment you register for the offer!! And then spin the reels and KEEP your winnings up to a Max of $200!Read full article
05 February 2008$1.4 Million Poker Jackpot Won by 18 Year Old!
20 hours agoMike McDonald, an Waterloo, Ontario Native became the youngest player to ever win a European Poker Tour. Mike is a young pro, that is still in braces and not even finished his post-secondary schooling, has played hours of poker online in two major payouts.After winning $20,000 in his forth tournament in Prague, his latest victory has brought his poker career to a new level.Read full article
02 February 2008Let the Leading Candidates Know!!
The leading candidates Democrats: Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama. Republicans: Mike Huckabee, John McCain, Ron Paul and Mitt Romney. At the bottom on this you will find a link to read more about how these candidates stand on the UIGEA, The Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act. I know you can not make an educated informative judgment, solely on their standing on the UIGEA Act.Read full article
02 February 2008Club USA High Roller Bonus
Club USA online casino has just recently released a high roller bonus for their new customers. In one deposit, players who wish to make big deposits can now make up to $350 in Free Credits! That’s with a 100% Welcome Bonus at their casino, offered to high rollers, to play on more than 60 of the favored Real Time Gaming (RTG) online slots. You can find more information on Club USA’s new bonuses on our Casino Bonus page here at Games and Casino.Read full article
01 February 2008Bodog Slots are Hotttt!!!
Wow!! What a month at Bodog!! Wolfgang P. searched the Red Sands, did the Rain Dance, and went to Achilles. He won jackpots of $28,590, $21,002, $14,490, $$12,926, $11,394, $10,307, and $8,730, for a grand total of $106,839. WTG!! Wolfgang P. Can I be your friend? LOL It was really a good month for Wolfgang. Meanwhile at Bodog, Chad W. went swimming in the Crystal Waters and won $22,575. James R was swimming in a jackpot worth $6,769. James M.Read full article
01 February 2008February Slots at Mansioncasino
This will be A Month of Cupid, Cash and Comp Points for their Members. All this month (February) members will love all this with lots of outstanding cash prizes.There is extra Points to be earned and special offers to be won. And with a special Valentine’s Day Cupid’s Draw. Monday 4th – Thursday 7th: If you are a slot lover get the most bang for your buck with Slots with Double Your Points on Slots.Read full article
31 January 2008Legal Action Against Sweden & Germany by the EU
Today the EU (European Commission) started legal action against Sweden and Germany to try to ensure that they comply with the European Union’s free movement of services. Charlie McCreevy, the EU’s Internal Market Commissioner has given Sweden two months to show that the prohibitive measures against poker games and tournaments are compatible with EU law.Read full article
31 January 2008BingoGala’s Freeroll Round
Big news for all you gala fans!! For the players that missed out on the qualifying rounds, Gala is giving away 20 additional seats, for the Grand Finale on March 16th. To qualify for the Freeroll, you have to play just 1000 games between the 1st and 29th of February. Then you will be entered in the 20 freeroll games!! Winners from each freeroll game will be given a seat for the $10,000 Bingo World Championship 2008 finale!! The Freeroll will take place on March 9th at 9pm EST.Read full article
30 January 2008PartyPoker WSOP Qualifiers
GIBRALTAR — (PRESS RELEASE) — The World Series of Poker in Las Vegas may be months away but you can secure a place earlier than usual from just US$1 on PartyPoker.com. Qualifiers Online are in full swing with offers for a chance to win packages for the Main Event. It is in July and include the US$10,000 buy-in, US$1,000 spending money, luxury Las Vegas accommodation, transfers and access to the exclusive VIP hospitality suite.Read full article
30 January 2008Triple Header at Absolute Poker
Magic Number is Three at Absolute They say: Two’s company but trips always beat a pair. This is a threesome, you do not want to miss!! New Triple Header special. Triple Header is being played every Monday, at 20:30 ET. You have to win your way to these guaranteed tournaments. The $150K Weekly, the $75K Weekly, and the $100K Pro Bounty is up for grabs. Total buy-in prize value is worth more than $1650. So reserve your seat for the Monday night game for just $150.Read full article